Tag Archives: Irosin Sorsogon

Archbishop to ordain four priests

Alexander Sample. Those being ordained are Revs. Mr. Francisco Bringuela, Jr., Moises Leal Gonzalez, Martin Tavares Hernandez, and Julio Cesar Torres Montejo. Four men will be ordained priests at 4 p.m., Friday, June 6 at St. Mary Cathedral by Archbishop … Continue reading

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Soldier, Cafgu member shot dead while attending Sorsogon fiesta

NAGA CITY, Philippines — A soldier and a member of the Citizen Armed Force Geographical Unit in Bicol were shot dead by suspected members of the New People’s Army in the house of a barangay (village) official in Irosin, Sorsogon … Continue reading

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Residents do not want a geothermal plant in Irosin, Sorsogon–ICAG

IROSIN, Sorsogon—In the 1990s, the locals successfully blocked attempts of the Philippine National Oil Co. (PNOC) to put up a geothermal power plant in the area, Irosin Coalition Against Geothermal (ICAG) Chairman Dr. Precy D. Gante told the Business Mirror … Continue reading

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Abaca plantation in Sorsogon town up for rehab

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 22 (PIA) — Ninety-hectares of abaca plantation in Irosin, Sorsogon will be replanted this year as part of the Abaca Industry Rehabilitation Project of the Fiber Industry Development Authority (FIDA). The project is funded by Itochu, a … Continue reading

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NFA told to open buying stations, start purchasing farmers’ fresh palay

Sunday, April 15, 2012 MANILA — Farmers’ organizations in various parts of the country said that local traders are manipulating the market price of freshly harvested palay as they called on the government to immediately open its buying stations to … Continue reading

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8 LGUs in Bicol cited as best eco-waste management implementers

PIA Press Release Tuesday, January 31, 2012 SORSOGON CITY, Jan 31 (PIA) — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through the National Solid Waste Management Council (NSWMC), recognized eight local government units (LGUs) in Bicol for its effective … Continue reading

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Information to Empower Filipinos Disaster risk reduction office beefs up action in preparation for La Nina

By Irma A. Guhit Wednesday 1st of February 2012 SORSOGON CITY, Feb.1 (PIA) — El Nino was felt in 2011; it will be La Nina‘s turn this year and provinces have been instructed to prepare for any eventuality. The Sorsogon … Continue reading

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